Music & Liturgy Director
Category: Parish Position
Immaculate Conception Parish - Traverse City
Status: Full Time
Music and Liturgy Director
Immaculate Conception Parish has an immediate opening for a full-time Music and Liturgy Director to oversee the parish music ministries/liturgies. Must have the ability to play the piano and organ. Prepare and lead music ministry at all weekend Masses, weekday Masses, weddings, funerals, Holy Days of Obligation, and other liturgical services as necessary. Responsible for and have the ability to lead choir.
Areas of Responsibility: Preparing Sunday, Saturday afternoon, holy day and all other music services according to Church norms, including the General Instruction on the Roman Missal (GIRM), in collaboration with the parish priest; responsible for forming and directing different choirs; responsible for forming instrumental music groups or individual soloists; responsible for recruiting and training cantors. Prepare and play music at weddings and funeral rites; responsible to introduce new music and Mass settings to the congregation and respective choirs; responsible for obtaining from publishers proper permissions for reproduction of music where; responsible for preparation of all printed programs containing musical selections for the parish; responsible to work within the budget for Music Ministry and meet with the business manager on a regular schedule.
Interested candidates should forward a resume along with the Diocesan job application and background check forms found below. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.